Each group will be evaluated according to the following criteria:
Adherence to all deadlines
- Group selection
- Focus topic selection
- How thorough was the research?
- Are there any key omissions or anachronisms?
Creativity and ambition
- How well does each poem adhere to the styles of Whitman and Crane?
- Do the poets take genuine artistic chances?
- Do they make sound artistic choices?
Coherence and consistency of voice and vision
- How well does each poem adhere to the format established in the outline?